Gathering data in a playful manner
ITA (2017) Gathering data in a playful manner. ITA dossier no. 29en (October 2017; Authors: Jaro Krieger-Lamina, Walter Peissl).
Online gaming is popular; the sector is growing continuously. Almost every modern video game can be played online – on a PC, console or a mobile device. The way gamers behave is a source of lots of information. Up until now, the topic of data protection has been neglected. Governance by game producers and regulation by governments is required, as is greater awareness on the side of the consumer.
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